I saw almost no press for this movie but people have been raving about it via social media and word of mouth. All the buzz about this movie is that it's a good movie with lots of humor and some Oscar worthy performance. Despite all that, I gathered absolutely nothing about the subject matter of the movie. After seeing it for myself, I understand why...and I completely agree.
Kenneth Branagh takes another crack at bringing a classic work to the modern cinema. Murder on the Orient Express is a fairly faithful adaptation with a cast that could probably make anything watchable.
Based on the Charles Martin novel of the same name, The Mountain Between Us answers the question, "what happens when two attractive, charismatic people get trapped on a mountain together?" Hint: If you think you already know the answer to this, you're probably right. 8069
The Coen brothers reunite with George Clooney to create a dark comedy that sits somewhere on the border of pointless and inappropriate. 8031
This quaint rom-com could've been called "My Four Husbands" or some version of "How Stella got her Groove Back" but for white, Gen-X suburbanites. 7826
Logan Lucky is a hillbilly heist movie that spends most of it time tricking you into thinking that it's much dumber than it is. However, the surprise of its intelligence is mitigated by reliance on heist movie tropes. 7820
Guy Ritchie puts his distinctive flavor on a re-imagining of the story of King Arthur and how he came to be the mythical King of England. 7610
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Zac Efron feature in this modern adaptation of an iconic TV franchise. 7602
Even though Brie Larson gets top billing, Sharlto Copley and Armie Hammer shine in this indie shoot-em-up.
Adapting this Japanese cyber-punk classic may have been too tall a task, but they definitely gave it a good shot.